Jan 16, 2019  |  12:00pm - 1:00pm
City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds

City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds: Cannabis in the Legalization Era: Caveat "H-Emptor"

Cannabis in the Legalization Era: Caveat "H-Emptor"
Tony George portrait

Tony P. George, MD, FRCPC

Professor of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Clinician-Researcher and Head, Biobehavioural Addictions and Concurrent Disorders Research Laboratory & Program Director, CAMH Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. summarize the biopsychosocial effects of cannabis
  2. consider the implications of the cannabis legalization framework in Canada in the general population, and in vulnerable populations such as youth and people with mental illness, and
  3. review the treatment approaches for problematic cannabis use.

Hosted at:

  • Women’s College Hospital
    Auditorium, Room 2501

Interactive videoconference:

  • Baycrest
    Telehealth boardroom
  • Markham Stouffville
  • Michael Garron
    Gray Steele conference room
  • Sinai Health
    Bridgepoint: G.001
    Mount Sinai Hospital: 18th floor Auditorium
  • St. Joseph's
    Sunnyside Building Room 2S.257
  • St. Michael’s
    LKSKI: Keenan Research Centre auditorium - 2nd fl.
  • Sunnybrook
    Bayview: McLaughlin Lecture Theatre, EG 61
    St. John's Rehab: S3 332
  • Trillium Health Partners
    Credit Valley: IA Surgical Oncology Room 1A221
    Mississauga: CA4 Small Boardroom
  • University Health Network
    Toronto General: Medical Education, Eaton Ground 025/026
    Toronto Western: Main auditorium, 2W 401
  • West Park
    R3 Sunroom

Webcast available.

Slide presentation file: 

CWMGR Slides - Dr. George - 2019-01-16.pdf

Evaluation & Attendance:

Attendance for Maintenance of Certification credit will only be tracked if evaluation and attendance surveys are completed.

Printable Poster:

CWMGR Poster - 09-01-16.pdf